Career Opportunities

Palmetto CAP offers a fun working environment where you can make a real difference in the lives of the Lowcountry’s most vulnerable citizens!

If you are an energetic and dedicated individual who values diversity, economic justice and improving quality of life for people with lower incomes, we invite you to join our exceptional team. Palmetto CAP develops and implements a broad range of services across our three-county service area, but we couldn’t do any of it without our AMAZING employees!

Benefits include:

  • 11 Paid holidays
  • State health & dental insurance
  • Disability & life insurance
  • Generous annual and sick leave accrual
  • Retirement plan
  • And more!

Community Action is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse work force and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please see below for Palmetto CAP’s employment opportunities:


This department provides financial literacy classes, one-on-one budgeting sources, free VITA tax preparation and housing stability.

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Asset Building

& Education

The mission of this program is to increase self-sufficiency and develop strategies to ensure a better quality of life through employment and educational opportunities for both youth and adults.

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Employment & Education


Palmetto CAP’s General Emergency Assistance Program (or GEAP) provides financial assistance to households who have encountered an unexpected financial hardship including rental assistance to avoid eviction. Assistance is provided once every 24 months.

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Outreach &
Temporary Assistance

By providing temporary assistance with food, water and shelter, Palmetto CAP’s Outreach department provides vital services to address citizens’ most basic needs. Being able to meet basic needs is the foundation of financial stability.

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Outreach & Temporary Assistance

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Palmetto Community Action Partnership is currently accepting appointments for the programs. Eligibility for all programs is subject to program calendars, fund availability, appointment availability, verifiable household income and family size.

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Schedule an Appointment


List of documents that are required, in addition to other eligibility requirements, to complete an application for Palmetto CAP services.

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Required Documents